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1979 HOUSTON ASTROS

+    Level: MLB
Location:  Houston,TX
Team Record:  89-73   .549
Result:   2nd in National League - West Division
Manager(s):  Bill Virdon
General Manager:   Tal Smith
Stadium:  Astrodome
Attendance:  1,900,312
Playoffs:  -

Houston Astros affiliate history
Oldest Player:  Jesus Alou (37)
Youngest Player:  Tom Wiedenbauer (20)
Longest Tenure:  Bob Watson (14)
Top Hitter:  Jose Cruz (18)
Top Pitcher:  J.R. Richard (1)
Top Draft Pick:  John Mizerock (#8)

Roster Continuity:  80.37%
National League Standings
WestWLPctGB
Cincinnati9071.559--
Houston8973.5491.5
LA Dodgers7983.48811.5
SF Giants7191.43819.5
San Diego6893.42222.0
Atlanta6694.41323.5

BATTING STATISTICS
 Home RunsGB/FB InfoSpecial HittingBaserunning
PlayermultiHRSlamsGBFBG/FPHinfHROEFOS12S13S23S2HD13D1HPOt
Terry Puhl002051991.031266132416421430
Julio Gonzalez0075531.4233469236100
Cesar Cedeno001571590.9909620156511223
Jose Cruz001811641.10020891411522520
Enos Cabell002301541.490239271914716120
Bob Watson0054531.0202666124010
Art Howe001191191.00155108634340
Alan Ashby00119871.3716559054400
Tom Dixon0000--00000000000
Jimmy Sexton009180.5031002114000
Rafael Landestoy00111841.3221141253210140
Bo McLaughlin0000--00000000000
Joaquin Andujar0016131.2300110000000
Jeff Leonard001201210.992125151715313010
Joe Niekro0041271.5200123010000
Craig Reynolds002112061.02114721149915560
J.R. Richard0049242.0402261112100
Denny Walling0047371.27144013314220
Joe Sambito00140.2500002010000
Rick Williams00632.0002021011000
Alan Knicely00212.0000000000000
George Throop00111.0000000000000
Bruce Bochy0036430.8403263112210
Ken Forsch0027102.7003145101010
Jesus Alou001791.8981310000000
Reggie Baldwin001234.0030020100000
Tom Wiedenbauer0000--01001100000
Luis Pujols0025221.1402124400110
Dave Bergman00160.1751002110000
Bert Roberge0000--00000000000
Pete Ladd0010--00000000000
Danny Heep00651.2010011000000
Randy Niemann00723.5000000000000
Vern Ruhle00632.0000021000000
Frank Riccelli00120.5000000100000
FIELDING STATISTICS


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